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Compare Australia and Gambia health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
     
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
     
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
     
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
     
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
     
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
     
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
     
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
     
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
     
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
     
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
     
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
     
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
     
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
     
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
     
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.4
    10
    19
     
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.11
    173
     
    142.60
    60
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.61
    28
     
    18.11
    88
    3. Stroke
    24.06
    177
     
    136.82
    26
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    2.33
    158
    5. Lung Disease
    18.79
    121
     
    29.20
    51
    6. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    6.51
    155
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    4.89
    181
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    1.31
    182
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.59
    152
     
    39.32
    59
    10. Suicide
    10.52
    84
     
    11.29
    71
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.68
    169
     
    154.66
    11
    12. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    3.09
    135
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    1.15
    154
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    1.35
    98
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.95
    163
     
    23.89
    44
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    5.53
    91
     
    10.83
    40
    17. Falls
    5.29
    89
     
    20.11
    6
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.94
    162
     
    43.85
    8
    19. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    1.15
    180
    20. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    0.05
    183
    21. Other Injuries
    4.41
    156
     
    20.40
    16
    22. Liver Disease
    4.34
    169
     
    44.65
    18
    23. Drug Use
    4.30
    14
     
    3.35
    28
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    24.96
    6
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    15
     
    1.07
    91
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.80
    140
     
    5.72
    88
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    0.56
    173
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    1.71
    178
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    2.98
    166
     
    16.26
    9
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.95
    82
     
    3.37
    70
    31. Hypertension
    2.78
    170
     
    14.34
    88
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    0.59
    174
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    0.42
    182
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    0.41
    177
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    16.46
    46
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.29
    172
     
    19.96
    23
    37. Asthma
    1.21
    137
     
    15.67
    29
    38. Alcohol
    1.20
    116
     
    2.18
    66
    39. Skin Disease
    1.08
    119
     
    3.11
    56
    40. Epilepsy
    1.00
    148
     
    4.97
    29
    41. Violence
    0.92
    166
     
    9.75
    51
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.86
    144
     
    4.66
    40
    43. Drownings
    0.82
    160
     
    6.88
    48
    44. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    149
     
    18.57
    17
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.66
    167
     
    6.19
    49
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    154
     
    40.09
    38
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    35
     
    0.13
    95
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.46
    42
     
    0.19
    111
    49. Poisonings
    0.38
    136
     
    2.73
    29
    50. Anemia
    0.36
    91
     
    2.21
    41
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,153
    17.96
     
    906
    6.19
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13,446
    10.43
     
    99
    0.68
    3. Stroke
    10,516
    8.16
     
    925
    6.31
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,461
    6.56
     
    17
    0.12
    5. Lung Disease
    8,180
    6.35
     
    190
    1.30
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,847
    4.54
     
    12
    0.08
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,484
    3.48
     
    268
    1.83
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,151
    3.22
     
    1,868
    12.75
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3,488
    2.71
     
    18
    0.12
    10. Breast Cancer
    3,235
    2.51
     
    19
    0.13
    11. Suicide
    2,819
    2.19
     
    124
    0.85
    12. Lymphomas
    2,808
    2.18
     
    27
    0.18
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,630
    2.04
     
    8
    0.05
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,594
    2.01
     
    223
    1.52
    15. Skin Cancers
    2,380
    1.85
     
    8
    0.05
    16. Falls
    2,282
    1.77
     
    185
    1.26
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,174
    1.69
     
    216
    1.47
    18. Leukemia
    1,882
    1.46
     
    2
    0.01
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,753
    1.36
     
    6
    0.04
    20. Other Injuries
    1,675
    1.30
     
    336
    2.29
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,644
    1.28
     
    241
    1.65
    22. Liver Disease
    1,434
    1.11
     
    394
    2.69
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,421
    1.10
     
    58
    0.40
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,376
    1.07
     
    5
    0.03
    25. Stomach Cancer
    1,325
    1.03
     
    12
    0.08
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,295
    1.00
     
    606
    4.14
    27. Hypertension
    1,227
    0.95
     
    97
    0.66
    28. Other Neoplasms
    1,216
    0.94
     
    30
    0.20
    29. Bladder Cancer
    1,178
    0.91
     
    3
    0.02
    30. Drug Use
    1,076
    0.83
     
    43
    0.29
    31. Ovary Cancer
    989
    0.77
     
    6
    0.04
    32. Oral Cancer
    879
    0.68
     
    2
    0.01
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    659
    0.51
     
    548
    3.74
    34. Skin Disease
    465
    0.36
     
    29
    0.20
    35. Asthma
    457
    0.35
     
    129
    0.88
    36. Uterin Cancer
    398
    0.31
     
    1
    0.01
    37. Alcohol
    388
    0.30
     
    22
    0.15
    38. Cervical Cancer
    369
    0.29
     
    60
    0.41
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    351
    0.27
     
    41
    0.28
    40. Epilepsy
    299
    0.23
     
    75
    0.51
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.21
     
    53
    0.36
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    262
    0.20
     
    763
    5.21
    43. Low Birth Weight
    226
    0.18
     
    825
    5.63
    44. Violence
    224
    0.17
     
    181
    1.24
    45. Drownings
    205
    0.16
     
    140
    0.96
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    198
    0.15
     
    2
    0.01
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    177
    0.14
     
    1
    0.01
    48. Anemia
    163
    0.13
     
    30
    0.20
    49. Birth Trauma
    119
    0.09
     
    767
    5.24
    50. Poisonings
    110
    0.09
     
    52
    0.35
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    2.33
    158
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    6.51
    155
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    4.89
    181
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    1.31
    182
    5. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    3.09
    135
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    1.15
    154
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    1.35
    98
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    1.15
    180
    9. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    0.05
    183
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    24.96
    6
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    0.56
    173
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    1.71
    178
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    0.59
    174
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    0.42
    182
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    0.41
    177
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    16.46
    46
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.